Incumbent Histadrut labor federation head Avi Nissenkorn certainly has his faults, but he’s 10 times better than his neo-Bolshevik challenger, Shelly Yacimovich.
They say it’s for patients’ sake, but critics say it's for the doctors' wallets.
Includes 100,000 workers around the country – health workers, preschool assistants, planning board staff, religious authority workers, welfare department workers and school administrative staff.
Israel's finance minister thinks he can dole out presents to everyone, but all he’s doing is guaranteeing woe, woe, woe.
The sides agree to a $1.9-billion increase to the public sector's wages over the next five years.
Talks log-jammed over treasury demand to tilt wage increases toward lower-income workers.
Histadrut union threatens to launch strike unless government signs accord with public sector workers.
Mayor of Ma'alot-Tarshiha: 'Once we were development towns, now we're scorned towns.'
City vets' planned strike over food reform, slated for Monday, could begin reducing supplies if it lasts more than two days.
Agreement between state and labor union will see 15,000 people working in public sector be employed directly by the government.